Nov 20, 2011 6:00pm PST
than in baseball's home run binges year, 1998. mark mcgwire of the cardinals and sammy sosa of the cubs blasting moon shots every other night, igniting the baseball nerver. years late ear contrite mcgwire would admit he hit those home runs on steroids. >> i wish i never played in that era. i wish we had drug testing. >> mabl began testing for steroids on 200. a full nine years later comes the blood test for hgh, long after all-star pitchers andy pettitte and roger clemens were linked to h.g.h. by baseball's own investigation. baseball and its players are expected to announce the unprecedented new policy on tuesday. tony guida, cbs news, new york. >> there was a tragedy this sunday at the 57th annual philadelphia marathon. two men collapsed and died of apparent hey,, including a 21-year-old who fell at the finish line. the other was 40 years old. a field of more than 25,000 runners began the race. just ahead on tonight's "cbs evening news," holiday shopping. it is more blessed to give to yourself? >> mitchell: of course, holiday spending is a critical barometer of the economy's strength.
Nov 21, 2011 4:00am PST
was that clearer than in baseball's home run binge year, 1998. mark mcgwire of the cardinals and sammy sosa of the cubs blasting moon shots every other night and igniting baseball. years later, mcgwire would admit he hit those home runs on steroids. >> i wish i had never played in that era. i wish we had drug testing. >> reporter: major league baseball began testing for steroids in 2003. a full nine years later comes the blood test for hgh, long after all-star pitchers andy pettitte and roger clemens were linked to hgh by baseball's own investigation. baseball and its players are expected to announce the unprecedented new policy on tuesday. tony guida, cbs news, new york. >>> this morning, on "the early show," the latest on the alleged home-grown terrorist alleged of plotting bombs in new york city. i'm terrell brown. and this is the "cbs morning news." psoriasis. i decided enough is enough. ♪ [ spa lady ] i started enbrel. it's clinically proven to provide clearer skin. [ rv guy ] enbrel may not work for everyone -- and may not clear you completely, but for many, it gets skin clearer fas
Nov 29, 2011 4:00pm EST
today. no mas pantalones! i opened the first sammy's back sammin 1966. box. my employees are like family. and, i want people that work for me to feel that they're sharing in my success. we purchase as much as we can on the american express open gold card. so we can accumulate as many points as possible. i pass on these points to my employees to go on trips with their families. when my employees are happy, my customers are happy. vo: earn points for the things you're already buying. call 1-800-now-open to find out how the gold card can serve your business. >>> time now for david goodfriend's daily rant. david, take t away. >> thanks, dylan. it didn't surprise me last week when the congressional super committee failed to come up with $1.2 trillion in budget cuts, deadlocked, and end in failure. after all, republicans have no interest in improving the economy before the election and only seem to start worrying about deficits once they lost the white house. they were never really going to agree to a deal. but as a result of the super failure, we now are on track for some major budget cuts. h
Nov 24, 2011 7:00am PST
champion is this morning. good morning, sammy. happy thanksgiving. >> good morning. happy thanksgiving. lara, josh. good morning, america. we're at america's first thanksgiving day parade, right here in philadelphia. as the city of brotherly love celebrates thanksgiving, we'll have the parade, the floats, the bands. another american institution, as you mentioned, lara, is the macy's thanksgiving day parade. and our cameron mathison is there. good morning. happy thanksgiving. >> good morning. happy thanksgiving, everybody. 3.5 million people expected to be here. 27 floats, 54 balloons, 800 clowns. one fairly cold correspondent here at the 85th annual macy's thanksgiving day parade. back to you, lara and josh. >>> if you're toiling in the kitchen right now, i will be in just hours. don't panic. we have today your turkey 911. sara moulton, right there, answering your turkey day questions. send them to goodmorningamerica.com at yahoo! or send them via twitter. and we'll answer as many of them as you possibly can. >>> first, dan harris is in this morning. and dan, we have breaking news out
Nov 19, 2011 3:00am PST
and yelling, a bunch of little kids. >>peter: what did you think, sammy, when you and your cad dad were trying to get to school? >>guest: i thought they were kicking us and hitting up and we were trying to get through to school, i trying to get a job by going to school and learn. >>peter: this has been going on for a while. has it been loud? >> yeah. and during math we cannot listen to them because all we hear are the chants and everyone gets distracted. >>peter: what do you think about what they are doing? what lesson does that teach you about treating people in your life? >>guest: i think they are just rude people and they should get a job. party peter like your dad and mom. what do you want to be when you are 21? your ambition? >>guest: well, probably in the military. >>peter: not part of occupy wall street, though? >>guest: yeah. >>peter: sorry you had to go through that, and we are delightedded you came on with us, today, so maybe you will come back and talk about something happier next time. happy holidays. good to see you. so you are going to keep going to school and push through the cr
Nov 24, 2011 7:00am EST
to shop small at big top candy shop. >> at juno baby store. >> sammy's camera. >> make the pledge to shop small. >> on small business saturday. >> gloria larkin joins me live from washington, d.c. she's with women impacting public policy, which is supporting the movement. it's nice to have you with me this morning. explain for everybody who doesn't really know, since it is only in its sophomore year. what is small business saturday? >> it was an initiative developed to help small business in the united states grow. it really has its roots in between black friday and cyber monday. >> when we talk about the fact that the big box retailers really pulling out the stops this year to get people in the store, how important is it for small business saturday this year to make an impact? again, it's only its second year and needs to make better traction. >> this is a real initiative to help small business grow. in the united states, we talk a lot about small business and how important it is, but this is our chance as individual people and citizens to go out and support our small business in our own
Nov 18, 2011 2:00pm EST
district in new york, dr. sammy jaffrey a pharmacologist and faculty member at cornell college has developed a promising new technology for studying r.n.a. in cells and has just started a biotech exen, all with n.i.h. support. time and time again, basic research has been a game changer and economic incubator. take the biotechnology company genentech, for example. it was founded on discoveries made in our universities and those discoveries were made with financial support of grants from the national institute of health. and those federal funds proved to be a very good investment. the company has created over 11,000 jobs and the company created products that have had mauge effects on the health and economic well being of our nation. they develop drugs that treat certain leukemia, arthritis, and breast cancer. n.i.h.-funded research has also had a major impact on the lives of those suffering from multiple sclerosis. m.s. is a painful disease that often strikes young women with children. thanks to n.i.h. research, drugs have been developed that are now in the marketplace that mean m.s.